Residents in the affluent Westminster borough of London had an average of �43,577 gross disposable income per head in 2013, the highest of any area of Britain, latest Office for National Statistics data shows.
... * Blue-chip FTSE 100 index up 0.2 percent. * Kingfisher and Sports Direct reports bolster retail. * Miners weaker as Goldman sees cartel as unlikely.
The International Monetary Fund is maintaining its tough line on Greece, reports Shawn Donnan in Washington. Here are three big points to come out of today's regular press briefing by IMF spokesman William Murray.
Kingfisher has sold a dozen of its B&Q outlets to discounter B&M, according to analysts, after another tough quarter for the DIY chain.
Royal Bank of Scotland could be forced to boost the size of its Williams & Glyn business following a government-commissioned review into the small business lender's ability to challenge established banks in the UK.